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Good News Story for HOOP UK Family

Manchester Evening News has taken a particular interest in ‘our Allie’, the initial inspiration for HOOP UK. We love stories like this to reach the press. It shows the determination of Allie which in turn is a massive inspiration to so many other people. Allie continues to make great progress with her personal trainer, Andy. […]

HOOP UK is born

Allie McCormack was bullied at school for being overweight. Her life was miserable. Her parents were distraught beyond belief. Allie’s Mum Lesley worked tirelessly to find the help and support that she needed to, in turn, help her youngest daughter. The frustration was immense but Lesley refused to give up. To the detriment of her […]

HOOP UK Board Announced

The Directors of HOOP UK Limited are delighted to announced their preliminary Board of Individuals who are working with the organisation bringing their expertise to the table. Founding Director, Lesley McCormack said. ‘I am so thrilled that HOOP UK is now taking shape and has some wonderful people to support my vision and take the […]


Directors   Lesley McCormack Lesley is the beating heart of HOOP UK and has been working over the past couple of years to bring awareness to the issues that surround weight problems and obesity. Her passion was ignited when she looked for much needed help for her youngest daughter Allie, who was struggling with her […]


For HOOP press and media equiries, please contact Jill Tipping 07739 117206 jill@xposurepr.co.uk Press Releases A WINDY WALK IN SALTBURN-BY-THE-SEA SUPPORTING OBESITY CHARITY


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How HOOP UK Started

Lesley McCormack is the Founding Director Of HOOP UK Limited. I became increasingly frustrated by the lack of support available for overweight and obese children, young people, families and adults. I felt something positive needed to be done. My daughter was obese. I found it impossible to get any help or support for her. I […]


  At HOOP we are building a community of like minded people who can support each other and make a difference when it comes to the well being of people in this country. We will be launching a forum on this website in the near future for ideas, support and news. We are encouraging health […]

Get Involved

 HOOP UK Limited is a not for profit company and a registered charity. There are lots of ways to get involved. We would love you to bring your ideas to the table. We will need help in fund raising, running events and helping to support others when they need it. Please do let us know […]

Welcome to HOOP UK!

We are a unique group of passionate people, including professionals, with the common aim to make the changes needed so that all children and adults struggling with obesity are given access to the services which are right for them. HOOP UK is run by people who care and understand. Our aim is to help children […]